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Year 2/3 go to Magna!

Years 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 went to the excellent science museum “Magna” and has a great time learning in the fire, earth, water and air zones. We also took part in a “Night and Day” workshop and learnt about the stars, planets and how we get day and night....
Posted On 27 Apr 2017

Eggtravaganza 2017

This has to be one of the favourite Sutton on the Forest Traditions-the Eggtravaganza: Egg Decorating; Egg Jarping; Egg Rolling and Egg Throwing. Well done to all our Easter Egg Winners and a big thank-you to those children who won two eggs but very kindly gave their winnings to...
Posted On 18 Apr 2017

Masters of maths!

Year two and three have been working really hard in their maths lessons this term. They have been practicing their times tables, division skills, addition and subtraction as well as investigating capacity and mass. Many children have also bought in homemade times table games...
Posted On 18 Apr 2017

How can we change shadows?

Year 2 and 3 have learned lots about light and shadows in our “Bright Sparks” topic this term. One of our favourite experiments we have done is investigating how shadows change. We all managed to make the length of a shadow change by moving the light source closer and...
Posted On 07 Apr 2017
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Poetry reading session

Year 2 and 3 have been reading and writing poems around the theme of space this term. We have all enjoyed learning more about space through poetry as well as practising our rhyming, riddle skills and limerick writing. We had a poetry reading session where the children could stand...
Posted On 02 Apr 2017
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Red Nose Day!

There was a super atmosphere in school today as children arrived dressed in red and wearing silly noses. A huge thank-you to all the parents who donated cakes for the cake stall. We will let you know next week how much we raised.
Posted On 24 Mar 2017
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Shadows puppets!

Year 2 and 3 have been exploring light and shadows in science lessons this term. We have been learning all about how shadows are created when the light from a light source is blocked. We used our knowledge of shadows to create some exciting shadow puppets, blocking the light and...
Posted On 20 Mar 2017
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Geography of the UK

In year 2 and 3 we have been learning all about the world we live in including all the cities, counties, countries of the UK. To help us learn about the four countries which make up the United Kingdom (and their respective capital cities) year 2 made some aerial maps out of play...
Posted On 04 Mar 2017
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Does light travel in straight lines?

Year 2 and 3 have been investigating how light travels in science lessons this week. We have previously discovered what a light source and a reflector are and used our prior knowledge to test how light travels. The children used card cutouts, mirrors and torches to test whether...
Posted On 05 Feb 2017
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Year 2 and 3 Class Assembly

This morning, years two and three took to the stage to show the school and their parents all the fantastic things they had been learning about in class. They talked about learning about light in science lessons, writing letters in literacy, studying the Great Fire of London in...
Posted On 01 Feb 2017
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Letters to Shelter

Just before Christmas, year 2 and 3 learnt about how children less fortunate than themselves may be spending Christmas on the streets or in overcrowded housing. We all watched this Christmas appeal advert from the charity Shelter and many members of the class were moved to tears...
Posted On 31 Jan 2017
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Continents and Oceans

In year 2 and 3 we have been learning all about the world we live in including all the cities, counties, countries of the UK. To help us learn the seven continents and 5 oceans of the world, we made some maps out of playdough, using atlases to help us. The class definitely...
Posted On 29 Jan 2017